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GHS Senior Donates $2,000 to Support GYFL’s Safety Efforts

Molly Spaeth and Frank Sarcone

On Sunday, a Greenwich High School senior, Molly Spaeth presented a check to GYFL board president Frank Sarcone in the amount of $2,000. The check reflected funds raised over several years to raise awareness of changes to the game of football to prevent concussions. Continue Reading →

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Fighting the Odds, BANC Raiders Head to Playoffs Vs Cos Cob Crushers on Sunday

BANC Raiders, contributed photo

In season one the BANC Raiders did not win a single game. Last year, they rose to two wins. And this year, their three victories propelled them into the GFYL’s fourth playoff seed. The BANC Raiders will dress 15 players this Sunday, Nov 12 for their playoff bout against the Cos Cob Crushers who are 8-0. Continue Reading →

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PHOTOS: Greenwich High School’s Student Center Roars with Applause during the Annual Cheer Expo

GYCL cheer expo, Nov 5, 2017 Photo: Leslie Yager

Hundreds attended the annual GYCL cheer expo took place in the student center at GHS on Sunday. The expo included squads for the GYFL teams, the United Team and GHS dance team and cheerleaders. Continue Reading →

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Perfect Storm on Sundays at GHS: Parking Shared by GYFL, GYCL and Trinity Church

When GYFL games take place on Sundays at Greenwich High School, and the GYCL cheer squads participate, fields 6 and 7 are utilized in addition to Cardinal Stadium. Trinity Church is there at the same time using the student center for services. The result is the perfect storm for a parking mess. Continue Reading →

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Greenwich Youth Football League Registration is in Full Swing for Fall

The Greenwich Youth Football League (GYFL) has been the only youth football league in Greenwich for decades, growing to six organizations fielding teams in three divisions, with almost 660 players and cheerleaders. The primary goal of the GYFL is to provide an opportunity for the youths of Greenwich to play football during the fall months. Players learn the fundamentals of football, and there is a firm emphasis on good sportsmanship, honesty, loyalty and citizenship. Players are assured  proper, safe, direct supervision with a fun-filled learning experience. The GYFL Board of Directors, coaches and support staff all donate their time to ensure the success and growth of this league. Continue Reading →

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PHOTOS: 18th Annual GYCL Cheer Exhibition at GHS Wows the Crowds!

GYCL exhibition - Greenwihc Free Press

The gymnasium at Greenwich High School heated up Sunday night for the 18th annual Greenwich Youth Cheerleading League exhibition, featuring cheerleading squads for the Bantam, Junior and Senior GYFL teams: Bulldogs, Crushers, Gators, Mavericks and Raiders.

In addition to hundreds of GYCL cheerleaders, special guests included the Greenwich High School cheerleading teams and introductions to the GYCL United team. Continue Reading →

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